Our Opinion: Spend now on filtration, save later

Multnomah County Health Officer Dr. Paul Lewis makes a compelling argument for filtration. He points out that filtering the water, although more costly, would solve many more potential problems, including mud from landslides and ash from wildfires in the Bull Run Reservoir.

On the question of protecting Portland’s water supply from a nasty parasite, it’s quite tempting to leap for the easiest — and cheapest — solution.

Source: Pamplin Media Group – Our Opinion: Spend now on filtration, save later